RIPE Member

The RIPE NCC is one of five Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) providing Internet resource allocations, registration services and coordination activities that support the operation of the Internet globally.

AIMES is a full member of RIPE, allowing us to operate as a Local Internet Registry (LIR) under the Autonomous System (AS) Number 48954.

Being an LIR allows us to:

  • Request IPv4 and IPv6 address space, AS Numbers and related services
  • Make assignments of the above to our clients
  • Digitally certify our Internet number resources

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